Step 13.6: Select a Motor and Gearbox

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Step 13.6: Select a Motor and Gearbox

This topic provides a general review of the Servo and Gearbox Sizing Dialogs.

Kinetostatic Motor Torque and Speed dialog-box - MD14.2

Note: This topic has been updated to describe the new functionality in MD14.2

Note: The options for a Linear Motor with a Slide-Joint will become available in a later release.

btn_delkeywordTo Open the Kinetostatic Torque and Speed dialog-box
btn_delkeywordApplication (Load) Torque vs Speed plot
btn_delkeywordSTEP 1: Auto-Filter and Range-Factor
btn_delkeywordSTEP 2: Select a Gearbox Manufacturer
btn_delkeywordSTEP 3: Select a Gearbox Model
btn_delkeywordGearbox Parameters Check List.
btn_delkeywordGearbox Output Torque vs Speed plot
btn_delkeywordSTEP 4: Select a Servomotor Manufacturer
btn_delkeywordSTEP 5: Select a Servomotor Model
btn_delkeywordServomotor Parameters Check List.
btn_delkeywordServomotor Torque vs Speed plot

btn_delkeywordWhy the motor torque is different to the mechanism torque
btn_delkeywordMore on Torque vs Speed Curves
btn_delkeywordHow we calculate the Motor Torque and Motor Speed